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New and Published Books

  1. Health Benefits of Fermented Foods and Beverages

    Edited by Jyoti Prakash Tamang

    Health Benefits of Fermented Foods and Beverages discusses the functionality and myriad health benefits of fermented foods and beverages of the world. It examines health-promoting and therapeutic properties, covering the molecular process of fermentation and the resulting benefit to nutritional...

    Published April 7th 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Nutritional and Integrative Strategies in Cardiovascular Medicine

    Edited by Stephen T. Sinatra, Mark C. Houston

    Despite 40 years of aggressive pharmaceutical and surgical interventions, coronary artery disease (CAD) remains the number one killer of women and men in Western civilization. When it comes to CAD, prevention is easier than cure, and if CAD does present itself, a combination of conventional and...

    Published April 2nd 2015 by CRC Press

  3. The Childhood Obesity Epidemic

    Why Are Our Children Obese—And What Can We Do About It?

    Edited by Peter D. Vash

    Child obesity is a serious condition that affects children around the world in growing numbers. With obesity comes an increased risk of other chronic diseases as well, making it even more important to understand and treat this condition from a variety of angles. This current volume seeks to...

    Published March 19th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  4. Nutrition and Sensation

    Edited by Alan R. Hirsch

    Nutrition and Sensation explores how sensations can impact nutrition. It unravels the hidden sensory universe acting to control our appetite and nutritional desires. The sensory influence on food choice is ubiquitous. Whether it is the color of soda, the viscosity of maple syrup, or the aroma of...

    Published March 18th 2015 by CRC Press

  5. The Mediterranean Way of Eating

    Evidence for Chronic Disease Prevention and Weight Management

    By John J.B. Anderson, Marilyn C. Sparling

    Scientific evidence accumulated over decades validates the idea that a plant-based dietary pattern, such as the traditional Mediterranean way of eating, promotes health and plays an important role in risk reduction and prevention of several chronic diseases. One of the great advantages of the...

    Published February 25th 2015 by CRC Press

  6. Advanced Nutrition

    Macronutrients, Micronutrients, and Metabolism, Second Edition

    By Carolyn D. Berdanier, Lynnette A. Berdanier

    Expanded and updated, the new edition of Advanced Nutrition: Macronutrients, Micronutrients, and Metabolism continues in the tradition of its predecessor, serving as an essential textbook for advanced undergraduate and first-year graduate students studying human nutrition. The book incorporates...

    Published February 12th 2015 by CRC Press

  7. Prenatal and Childhood Nutrition

    Evaluating the Neurocognitive Connections

    Edited by Cindy Croft

    Nutrition is not only a basic need that all humans have to sustain life, but it is also critical to successful early development. This research compendium lends deeper insights into the links between nutrition and healthy brain function—and from the reverse perspective, between nutrition and...

    Published January 28th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  8. The Complexity of Adolescent Obesity

    Causes, Correlates, and Consequences

    Edited by Peter D. Vash

    The research contained in this valuable compendium offers a much-needed perspective on one of the most dangerous health crises our world faces today: obesity. Obesity has become an epidemic, a fact frequently discussed in the media, with many references to both childhood and adult obesity. These...

    Published December 22nd 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  9. Beneficial Microbes in Fermented and Functional Foods

    Edited by Ravishankar Rai V, Jamuna A. Bai

    This book focuses exclusively on the beneficial effects of microbes in food. The section on traditional and modern fermented foods covers the role of microbes and their diversity in fermented foods, interaction between the different microflora present in fermented food products, development of...

    Published December 17th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Nutritional Marine Life

    By Ramasamy Santhanam

    The nutritional benefits of marine flora and fauna are well known. Fish and crustaceans provide high-quality sources of amino acids—nutritionally important proteins found in only small amounts in cereals and grains. Nutrients and minerals in seafood can improve brain development and reproduction...

    Published December 15th 2014 by CRC Press